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Senior Project Manager

  • Location: Houston, 77001
  • Compensation: $150,000-$185,000
  • Job Type:Direct Hire

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiration Date: 02 August 2051
  • Job Ref: 23402

Per Sé Group is in search of a Senior Project Manager  (Renewable Energy/Capital Projects) for a Direct Hire/Remote role.  Client is aU.S.-based renewable energy company that owns and operates an expanding portfolio of about 2,700MW.  PM will be lead during the late-stage development (post financial investment decision), construction, and commissioning of renewable energy projects, which may include solar, solar/BESS, stand-alone BESS, and wind energy projects.  PM must have experience managing multiple  capital projects, utility scale, 100-600 MW.   Monthly travel required (min. 25%)  MUST HAVE SOLAR, BESS, ENERGY STORAGE PROJECT EXPERIENCE

  • Provide leadership in project risk assessments and mitigations along with stakeholder engagement and reporting to ensure that project stakeholders are properly informed and accountable for workstreams and work products. 
  • Promote and ensure compliance with company safety standards and safety culture at all times,
  • Strong understanding of capital project budgets & schedules; able to provide proactive oversight of capital project budgets, cashflow needs, and other financials
  • Lead and manage Contractors and Suppliers contractual obligations including oversight and mitigation of change orders and other financial risks on a project.  
  • Lead a cross-functional team after hand-off from Development to ensure oversight and close-out of action items occur during the RFP, Contracting, Construction, and Commercial Operation phases of a project.
  • As challenges or change conditions present themselves, a candidate must be able to actively weigh the various stakeholder viewpoints and ensure timely and informed resolution is achieved.
  • Interface with development team members on projects in late-stage development to ensure that project execution support is provided such that a project can move into the RFP/Contracting phases (e.g. constructability analysis, EPC estimates/ROMs, financial, permitting support, other items, etc.). 
  • Support PPA and LGIA negotiations and execution as requested.
Preferred Skills and Expertise
  • Experience managing construction programs on renewable energy  capital projects. 
  • A minimum of 6 years of renewable energy experience, or have completed not less than 3 wind, BESS, and/or solar farm construction projects as a project manager. 
  • Understanding of and experience managing renewable energy project contracts including EPC/BOP, testing & commissioning, turbine, module, and/or battery supplier agreements. 
  • Extensive project management skills with a track record of achieving success on complex projects. 
  • Strong PC skills, Microsoft Office suite of applications, general software proficiency
  • Bachelor’s degree in: Construction Management, Engineering, Finance/Accounting, or Business Management. Equivalent experience will be considered in lieu of a degree. 
  • Flexibility to work at locations across North America for up to ~25% of year 


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